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727-Pound Alligator Caught in Mississippi 727-Pound Alligator Caught in Mississippi
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One would think that it would be hard to top catching a 723-pound gator and breaking a state record just days into hunting season, right? Wrong. That record lasted barely an hour when another hunting team bagged a 727-pound gator. …

Gia Coppola’s Directorial Debut in Venice Gia Coppola’s Directorial Debut in Venice

First-time director Gia Coppola says she is trying to find her own voice as a filmmaker, therefore, she didn’t seek much help from either grandfather Francis Ford Coppola or aunt Sofia Coppola. Gia Coppola, of the filmmaking Coppolas, made a …

Telluride Film Festival: Mountain Town Transforms Telluride Film Festival: Mountain Town Transforms

The Telluride Film festival in Colorado has forced the small mountain town temporarily into a transforms it into a center for the appreciation of the motion picture arts. More than six hundred people—volunteers and paid staff—work before, during and after …

Badger Cull Divides UK Communities Badger Cull Divides UK Communities
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In the UK, The Government’s decision to begin culling badgers across a swathe of Somerset and Gloucestershire in an attempt to stem the spread of bovine TB has left communities deeply divided. On one side are those, like Miss Brumby …

Microsoft Buys Nokia’s Phones Unit, Brings Elop Back Microsoft Buys Nokia’s Phones Unit, Brings Elop Back

Microsoft and Nokia announced that the former will acquire the latter’s devices and services business for 3.79 billion Euros ($5 billion), and will pay 1.65 billion Euros ($2.18 billion) to license Nokia’s patents, bringing the total transaction price to 5.44 …

Time Warner CBS: the Blackout is Over Time Warner CBS: the Blackout is Over

Just in time for the fall TV lineup to get started, CBS and Time Warner and reached a deal that will end a month-long blackout. The blackout affected programming in several markets throughout the country, including New York, Los Angeles …

Dina Eastwood: What next for Clint and kids? Dina Eastwood: What next for Clint and kids?
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It is no secret that Clint and Dina Eastwood’s love has fallen apart. For last few days, internet has been awash with news that the split between the aging Hollywood veteran and his partner of 17 years is more or …

India Gang Rape Verdict Met With Outrage India Gang Rape Verdict Met With Outrage
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The first verdict in a gang rape trial in New Delhi sentenced a teenager to three years’ detention, and the reaction has been widespread outrage. Protestors outside the court, and the victim’s family, demanded the assailant be hanged. The case …

Christie Brinkley Continues to Look Great and Says Goodbye to Summer Christie Brinkley Continues to Look Great and Says Goodbye to Summer
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They must give models special training or something that allows them to look great as they age, because Christie Brinkley, 59, looks as amazing as she did when she first graced the cover of Sports Illustrated in 1979. And then …

One Year Old Shot To Death In New York One Year Old Shot To Death In New York

Police are currently investigating the death of a one year old boy, who was shot in the head while in a stroller. Gun violence seems to persist all over and with a tragic death like this one, hopefully more people …

Taylor Swift Drops ‘F-Bomb’ at Video Music Awards Taylor Swift Drops ‘F-Bomb’ at Video Music Awards

Taylor Swift found a good friend in her tour’s opening act, Ed Sheeran, when he explained the truth behind Taylor’s “f-bomb” outburst at last Sunday night’s MTV Video Music Awards. As Harry Styles, Swift’s tumultuous ex-boyfriend, and his band, One …

Carrie Underwood’s Husband Gets Bitten By A Chipmunk Carrie Underwood’s Husband Gets Bitten By A Chipmunk
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The famous country singer, Carrie Underwood, is also apparently an animal lover. She wanted at all costs for her husband to rescue a chipmunk that had gotten into their house. Underwood, is known for her time on American Idol of …

Time Warner, CBS Finally Reach Agreement Time Warner, CBS Finally Reach Agreement

Dexter and Homeland addicts unite! Time Warner Cable and CBS have finally reached an agreement, with the blackout ending at 6 p.m. Monday afternoon. For a month now, Time Warner and CBS have been in a dispute over how much …

Ford recall: North American models hit, stock price intact Ford recall: North American models hit, stock price intact

Ford motor company is recalling approximately 400,000 of its large sedans ranging from model year 2005 to 2011. The brands and models affected include Ford Crown Victoria which is ubiquitously used as either a taxi cab or a police car …

Kylie Jenner Crashes Benz Days After Sweet Sixteen Kylie Jenner Crashes Benz Days After Sweet Sixteen
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Kylie Jenner, the youngest Jenner daughter to star on Keeping Up With the Kardashians, instigated a three-car collision last Wednesday in Calabasas. The wreck came just 18 days after Jenner received her driver’s license on her 16th birthday. On August …

September 11 Tribute Album To Be Released Near 12th Anniversary September 11 Tribute Album To Be Released Near 12th Anniversary
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A tribute to the September 11, 2001 tragedy in the United States will come in the form of a two-disc C.D. set that will be released next month. Composer/pianist Jake Heggie, who lives in San Francisco, created an album dedicated …

C.J. Spiller returns to the Bills after tragedy C.J. Spiller returns to the Bills after tragedy

Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller has returned to the team after taking a leave of absence. Spiller spent approximately a week in Florida after his step-grandfather allegedly killed two people before committing suicide. Hubert Allen Jr., Spiller’s step-grandfather, is …

Tropical Storm Kiko: Last Advisory Issued Tropical Storm Kiko: Last Advisory Issued

As of Monday, 2pm (Pacific), once labeled Tropical Storm Kiko had been demoted to Post-Tropical Cyclone Kiko by the National Weather Service, National Hurricane Center, located in Miami, Florida. The advisory stated: “Kiko becomes a remnant low… This is the …

Lifelogging: Modern Journal or Invasion of Privacy? Lifelogging: Modern Journal or Invasion of Privacy?

The future is here, and it’s name is Narcissism. Swedish company Memento has developed a life-logging camera that you wear on your person. The camera takes a picture every 30 seconds and saves it for later sorting. That means everyone …

Facebook COO Sandberg Pens New Book Foreword Facebook COO Sandberg Pens New Book Foreword
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Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg is quietly promoting her new Foreword to an already popular book, Getting to 50/50: How Working Parents Can Have It All, which will be released in a new edition this month. Sandberg, 44, says …

Harry Potter: Actually, My Name is Daniel. Harry Potter: Actually, My Name is Daniel.
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A little bit of the Harry Potter magic was in the air as British Film Star Daniel Radciffe arrived at the 70th annual Venice Film Festival, along with his parents and a posse of bodyguards, to promote his new movie, …

Kate Upton: Blonde angel ready for marriage and babies? Kate Upton: Blonde angel ready for marriage and babies?
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In a few short years Kate Upton has taken the modeling and beauty world by storm. With her angelic face, perfectly toned stomach, long blonde hair, big blue eyes, tall statuesque figure, large abundant breasts and creamy white skin, Kate …

Scientists: We’ve Found a Protein that Guards Memory Scientists: We’ve Found a Protein that Guards Memory

A report posted last week via Healthday News on WebMD should sound reassuring to all the baby boomers out there (and everyone else, for that matter): age-related memory loss has been linked to a single protein, and replenishing that protein …

USS Nimitz Heading Closer To Syria, No Orders Yet USS Nimitz Heading Closer To Syria, No Orders Yet

With the tough decision on whether to enter Syria still to come from President Obama, it appears that the USS Nimitz has already set sail and is headed in that direction. The carrier has been set in place simply as …